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Aerion Names Sparfell & Partners as Sales Representative

Press release - June 28, 2018

"Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has named Geneva’s Sparfell & Partners–a company of Sparfell Aviation Group–as an Independent Sales Consultant for the sale of the AS2 supersonic business jet..."

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Sparfell Aviation Group at EBACE 2018

June 01, 2018

EBACE 2018 in pictures

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EBACE 2018 "Schweizer wollen A380 zum VVIP-Jet umrüsten"

FlugRevue - May 29, 2018

"Sparfell & Partners bietet bis zu vier gebrauchte Flugzeuge zur Umrüstung in VVIP-Flugzeuge an. Es handelt sich um A380, die aus dem Bestand von Singapore Airlines..."

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EBACE 2018 "Alte A380 erhalten zweite Chance"

Blick - May 31, 2018

"Am Rand der Branchenmesse Ebace in Genf hat Sparfell & Partners seine Pläne vorgestellt. Darüber schreibt das deutsche Portal "FlugRevue"..."

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EBACE 2018 "Jet Aviation Partners with "Big Names" to develop VVIP solution for Airbus ACJ380"

Aviation Pros - May 29, 2018

"Jet Aviation is partnering with Sparfell & Partners, Winch Design and DS Aviation to develop a VVIP market solution for the Airbus ACJ380..."

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EBACE 2018 "Jet Aviation inks new 787 completion"

AIN Online - May 28, 2018

"Jet Aviation also announced a partnership to develop VVIP interiors for the ACJ380 together with Geneva's Sparfell & Partners..."

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EBACE 2018 "First A380 "Royal Yacht" may be launched soon"

Aviation Week Network - May 28, 2018

"Plans to convert the first Airbus A380 retired from airline service into a "royal yacht" are well under way. "We are in discussions with three parties. One is at..."

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EBACE 2018 "Airbus builds on ACJ320neo family"

Aviation Week Network - May 28, 2018

"Airbus Corporate Jets is highlighting its "neo-est" large business jets at this year's EBACE but Geneva visitors will have to run their imaginations..."

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B737-800 Sale & Leaseback for FlyEgypt arranged by Sparfell & Partners

Aviator - February 22, 2018

"Sparfell & Partners (Switzerland) arranged a sale/leaseback for FlyEgypt on one B737-800, serial 32918. After advising FlyEgypt in the initial purchase of subject aircraft in 2015, Aviation Capital Solutions (UK) now became the lessor..."

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Ulf Gedamke as new associate

September 06, 2017

Ulf Gedamke started his aviation career at the airberlin group in 2009. He has successfully managed several restructuring programs, including disparate fleet rollover towards all Airbus aircraft. From the end of 2015 until mid-2017, he was responsible at Etihad Airways for the asset & finance management of the Etihad Airways Partners. With 20 years of experience in the aviation and finance industries, Ulf has developed a wide and global professional network, and successfully completed over 250 aircraft transactions.

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Giovanni Piccione as a new associate

June 08, 2017

Giovanni has held multiple positions over the past 30 years, including working on complex transactions, as representative or advisor of airlines, business aviation clients, manufacturers, lessors and investors, he has gained a broad view of the requirements and needs of each party; and gained trust and respect from all such industry players establishing an extensive worldwide network of friendly contacts. He is now the MD & CEO of G&G Aviation, a representation and consulting company offering products and services to airlines, executive and helicopter operators, training centres as well as lessor and finance companies.

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Javier Alonso as a new associate

August 31, 2017

After six years working at Burroughs, S.A. (now UNYSIS) within the Marketing Department, Javier Alonso joined H & O Wilmer, S.A. in 1981 as Manager of the Aeronautical Department, becoming WIRESA Technical Director in 2000 and WIRESA President in August 2015. Alonso worked on several projects (MBB, Bell Helicopter Textron, Raytheon, Kongsberg and Diehl BGT Defence) with the Spanish Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Interior, and the principal Helicopter Operators and Aerotaxi Companies in Spain.

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EBACE 2017 "Head of State Design"

Superyacht Digest - September 1, 2017

"Sparfell & Partners cooperates with Winch Design for A380s with Head of State configuration. During EBACE 2017, Geneva-based company, Sparfell & Partners, presented its last cooperation with specialist aircraft interior designer Winch Design..."

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EBACE 2017 "Used A380s offered to head-of-state market"

FlightGlobal - May 22, 2017

"Geneva-based reseller Sparfell & Partners has announced it has been charged to market Airbus A380s as head-of-state aircraft and will unveil at EBACE a Winch Design-provided rendering of the private double-checker..."

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EBACE 2017 "The Airbus A380 superjumbo is the next big thing in private jets"

Business Insider UK - May 22, 2017

"The Airbus A380 has officially found a new lease on life as an ultraluxurious private jet. On Monday, Sparfell & Partners announced at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition that it would sell secondhand Airbus superjumbos as head-of-state aircraft..."

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EBACE 2017 "Sparfell & Partners va transformer des A380s en configuration VIP gouvernementale"

Le Journal de l'Aviation - May 22, 2017

"Sparfell & Partners a annoncé avoir remporté un contrat pour vendre les premiers A380s qui entreront en service en configuration VIP. Ces appareils sont destinés à utilisation gouvernementale..."

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EBACE 2017 "Airbus A380 werden Staatschefs angeboten"

aero Telegraph - May 23, 2017

"Der Gebrauchtmarkt filr Airbus' Superjumbo kommt langsam in Gang. Offenbar gibt es eine neue Zielgruppe fiir den A380: Staatsoberhaupter. Wie das Magazin Flightglobal berichtet, wurde der Dienstleister Sparfell & Partners mit Sitz in Genf damit beauftragt..."

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EBACE 2017 "Airbus A380, el jumbo privado de súper lujo"

Mercado - May 22, 2017

"La empresa Sparfell & Partners anunció en la European Business Aviation Convention que pondrá a la venta Airbus súper jumbos de segunda mano para utilización de jefes de estado. La firma suiza anunció tambien que junto a Winch Design, de Londres, para crear un interio..."

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EBACE 2017 "It's big business"

Flight EveningNews by Flight Global - May 22, 2017

"Deal for A380s could see VIP superjumbo concept revived. Geneva-based reseller Sparfell & Partners has been charged to market used Airbus A380s as head-of-state aircraft and has unveiled at EBACE today a Winch Design-provided rendering of the private double-checker..."

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Sparfell & Partners Project for Head of State Airbus A380

May 08, 2017

Sparfell & Partners was appointed to sell Airbus A380-800 aircraft for Head of State configuration. During EBACE 2017, the company will present its cooperation with specialist aircraft interior designer Winch Design...

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"Voler de ses propres ailes" Interview of Philip G. Queffelec, Chairman of Sparfell & Partners

market.ch - March 21, 2017

"Les pieds sur terre, la tête dans les nuages: Philip G. Queffelec est un autodidacte du ciel. Parmi ses clients, il compte des stars du cinéma, des chefs d’état, mais aussi, et c’est l’une de ses grandes fiertés, la famille royale britannique. Itinéraire d’un entrepreneur passionné..."

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Christian Assad as a new Associate

March 02, 2017

Christian orchestrated more than 60 transactions over the years and developed a worldwide network of his own. His two airline pilot licenses (fixed-wing and helicopter) and more than 12,000 hours at the controls make him a well-rounded aviation expert that will ensure a perfect match between the real requirements and the operational capabilities for all Sparfell Partners customers.

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Christian Gras as a new Associate

January 25, 2017

His two airline pilot licenses (fixed-wing and helicopter) and more than 12,000 hours at the controls make him a well-rounded aviation expert that will ensure a perfect match between the real requirements and the operational capabilities for all Sparfell & Partners' customers. In addition to his considerable experience, Christian is graduated from Polytechnic Institute in Applied Sciences with a concentration in Aeronautics and studied an Advanced Management Program at INSEAD.

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Jean-François Guennec as a new Associate

January 30, 2017

With a wide experience at top grade of management posts at Thales, EADS, Lacroix Defense & Security and Sagem, Jean-François founded in 2013 Dune Development, a consultancy specialized in business development between Europe, the Middle East, Maghreb and South East Asia, that provides a full-range of advice and support, including commercial negotiations and follow-up services, intended in particular for SME’s but also the so-called mid-cap companies.​

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Sparfell & Partners is pleased to welcome Brandt Boyle as a new Associate

January 09, 2017

With over 18 years of experience, a worldwide network of contacts, and numerous domestic and international transactions completed totaling approximately $700 million, he has a proven ability to assess the aircraft marketplace, offer market-driven insights and assist clients in accomplishing their goals. His goal is to serve his clients’ interests with the highest level of professionalism and integrity...

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SILC and Embraer Executive Jets present the SILC solution and the Phenom 300 & Legacy 500

November 29, 2016

Peter Griffith, Senior Vice-President Sales Europe, CIS & Africa, Embraer Executive Jets, and Philip G. Queffélec, ​Chairman of SILC, Sparfell International Lease Corporation, and Sparfell & Partners, opened The Jet Revolution European Tour at Geneva airport on Tuesday 30th November and Wednesday 1st December.

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Sparfell & Partners to set new base in Oman

September 20, 2016

To develop our Gulf Activities, Sparfell & Partners is teaming up with Oman based partners. More information about our future projects coming soon.

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SILC1 presented at EBACE to announce partnership with Embraer Executive Jets

May 26, 2016

At EBACE, SILC launched their new product SILC1 jointly with our friends and partner Embraer, the world’s third largest aircraft manufacturer. Embraer Legacy 600 is the first business jet to enter the Dublin-based Sparfell International Lease Corporation’s fleet, bringing Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance & Insurance model (ACMI) to business aviation. picture: Philip G. Queffelec, Chairman of SILC with Marco Tulio Pellegrini, CEO of Embraer Executive Jets.

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Sparfell & Partners and SILC at EBACE with 3 aircraft on static display

May 23, 2016

From May 24th to May 26th, Sparfell & Partners will be presenting 3 aircraft on EBACE's static display together with sister company, SILC. For three days, discover our 2 aircraft for sale and 1 for lease under the SILC SOLUTION (more information at www.silc.lease). Contact us for passes to come visit.

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New headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland

June 01, 2015

Sparfell & Partners is proud to present its new headquarters in Geneva Airport at Terminal C3. Located on the private airports second floor, the 500 sqm office has been entirely redesigned.

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